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Soccer deaths shed light on Egypt's political struggles

CAIRO (AP) -- The deaths of 22 soccer fans in Egypt cannot be seen simply as a sports tragedy....

Biggest obstacle facing Woods might be between the ears

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The BBC called on Thanksgiving weekend in 2009 looking for insight on the shocking, sordid details about the private life of Tiger Woods and how this would affect his pursuit of golf's most meaningful record....

Gasols' game: Brothers Pau, Marc await NBA All-Star history

NEW YORK (AP) -- Marc Gasol can hardly wait for one of the NBA All-Star game's most mundane moments....

NBA All-Star weekend brings basketball's best to Big Apple

NEW YORK (AP) -- Think basketball is bad in New York now? Marv Albert remembers when fans would go to Madison Square Garden and wouldn't even stick around to watch the Knicks....

South Africa: Hewitt pleads not guilty to rape charges

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Former Grand Slam doubles champion Bob Hewitt pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and sexual assault of minors on Monday in a court in Johannesburg....

South Korea marks 3-year countdown to Pyeongchang Olympics

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea is marking the three-year countdown to the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang....

South Africa: Hewitt pleads not guilty to rape charges

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- A former Grand Slam doubles champion on trial for rape and sexual assault of minors has pleaded not guilty in a South African court....

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Aretha Franklin welcomes 'Idol' to her hometown of Detroit

DETROIT (AP) -- Aretha Franklin not only is the "Queen of Soul." She's also the queen of "American Idol."...

DiCaprio partners with Netflix for series of documentaries

NEW YORK (AP) -- Leonardo DiCaprio is partnering with Netflix for a series of documentaries he will produce for the streaming service....

David Geffen donates $100 million to Lincoln Center

NEW YORK (AP) -- Entertainment industry executive David Geffen has donated $100 million to New York's Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts....

'Guardians of the Galaxy' tops MTV Movie Awards nominations

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- And you thought Hollywood's award season was over....

'The Girl on the Train' is a runaway hit for Paula Hawkins

LONDON (AP) -- The tedium of the daily commute has turned out to be pretty productive for Paula Hawkins....

Laura Benanti stars in 'a love letter to New York City'

NEW YORK (AP) -- People recognize Laura Benanti on the street these days. They just don't know why....

Review: 'A Kim Jong-Il Production' is a fascinating tale

"A Kim Jong-Il Production" (Flatiron Books/Macmillan), by Paul Fischer...

Hilton brother Conrad agrees to plead to assault on flight

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Paris Hilton's youngest brother, Conrad, agreed to plead guilty to assaulting flight attendants on a trip from London to Los Angeles last year during which authorities say he called other passengers "peasants" and threatened to kill crew members....

Paris Hilton brother Conrad to plead guilty to plane assault

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Paris Hilton's youngest brother, Conrad, agreed to plead guilty to assaulting flight attendants on a trip from London to Los Angeles last year when authorities say he called other passengers "peasants" and threatened to kill crew members....

Play 'Guards at the Taj' gets its Moayed and Metwally

NEW YORK (AP) -- Rajiv Joseph's new play "Guards at the Taj" has found its guards - the Tony Award-nominated actors Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed....

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